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Chemical Spill

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After Leak, People Worried But Want Plants To Stay

For Bonnie Wireman, the white plastic bag covering her kitchen faucet is a reminder that she can’t drink the water.

01/12/2014

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Pittsburgh-Based Charity Sending Water To W. Va. Residents Affected By Spill

Even though it’s hundreds of miles away, Pittsburghers are helping out their neighbors in West Virginia.

01/11/2014

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Some Facilities Affected By W.Va. Spill May Reopen

Health officials in Kanawha and Putnam counties are working to reopen restaurants, daycare centers and other facilities that have closed because of a chemical spill.

01/11/2014

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US Attorney: Feds To Probe W. Va. Chemical Spill

The U.S. attorney in West Virginia says federal authorities are opening an investigation into what caused a chemical spill that tainted a river and shut down much of the state’s capital city and surrounding counties.

01/10/2014

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Tractor Trailer Crashes, Spills Chemical On I-70

A tractor trailer crash and chemical spill shut down part of Interstate 70 Saturday in Washington County.

01/21/2012

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DEP Officials Urge People To Stay Away Area Of Spill On River

It was the first full day on the Allegheny River for boaters this holiday weekend, but for some an unwelcome sight spoiled the day.

09/03/2011

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Crews Clean Up Chemical Spill In Oakland

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Hazmat crews were called to a chemical spill at the Pitt Biomedical Tower in Oakland this afternoon. According to police, the spill happened in a room on the 10th floor of the […]

02/10/2011